Emily Hagerman

YC Member 2011 – 2013

From USA

Key Areas of Interest

Women and girls’ sexual and reproductive health and rights, advocacy, international public health with particular interest and experience in the Latin American region.

Relevant Experience

2013 – present: Program Coordinator for Let Girls Lead, based at the Public Health Institute in Oakland, CA. Manage and lead the adolescent girls advocacy and leadership initiative (AGALI) based in Guatemala, Honduras, Malawi and Liberia.

2011 – 2013: Member of YCSRR. Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors (2012) and Treasurer (2011). Based in Santiago, Chile.

2009 – 2011: International Advocacy Associate at the International Planned Parenthood Federation – Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR). Coordinated a youth advocacy project from the LAC region and coordinated IPPF/WHR advocacy efforts at the United Nations and relevant international conferences including the 2010 International AIDS Conference in Vienna, Austria and the World Conference on Youth in Mexico.

Education:

2010 – Charité Medical University, MSc International Health with a specialty in Sexual and Reproductive Health

2005 – University of Colorado at Boulder, BA in Biology and BA in Spanish Language and Literature